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Sri Lanka revises death toll from attacks down by 100

6:38pm BST

COLOMBO Sri Lankan officials revised the death toll from Easter Sunday bombings down by about 100 on Thursday, blaming the difficulty in identifying body parts at bomb scenes for the earlier inaccurate number. | Video

Blood brothers: the wealthy family behind Sri Lanka's suicide attacks

24 Apr 2019

COLOMBO Sri Lankan housewife Fathima Fazla thought of her neighbours in the grand three-storey home across the street as the wealthy celebrities of her humble Colombo suburb. She had no idea how infamous they would become.

Blood brothers: the wealthy family behind Sri Lanka's suicide attacks

24 Apr 2019

COLOMBO Sri Lankan housewife Fathima Fazla thought of her neighbors in the grand three-storey home across the street as the wealthy celebrities of her humble Colombo suburb. She had no idea how infamous they would become.

Blood brothers - the wealthy family behind Sri Lanka's suicide attacks

24 Apr 2019

COLOMBO Sri Lankan housewife Fathima Fazla thought of her neighbours in the grand three-storey home across the street as the wealthy celebrities of her humble Colombo suburb. She had no idea how infamous they would become.

Exclusive: Sri Lanka was warned of threat hours before suicide attacks - sources

24 Apr 2019

By Shihar Aneez, Ranga Sirilal, Joe Brock and Sanjeev Miglani

EXCLUSIVE-Sri Lanka warned of threat hours before suicide attacks - sources

23 Apr 2019

By Shihar Aneez, Ranga Sirilal, Joe Brock and Sanjeev Miglani

Bombs kill more than 200 in Sri Lankan churches, hotels on Easter Sunday

22 Apr 2019

COLOMBO More than 200 people were killed and at least 450 injured in bomb blasts that ripped through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the first major attack on the Indian Ocean island since the end of a civil war 10 years ago. | Video

Sri Lanka central bank leaves rates unchanged, but could ease in future

08 Apr 2019

COLOMBO Sri Lanka's central bank left its key interest rates unchanged on Monday, but said it could cut rates in future to boost an economy struggling in the wake of a political crisis and sluggish private sector credit growth.

UPDATE 2-Sri Lanka central bank leaves rates unchanged, but could ease in future

08 Apr 2019

* Sri Lanka government finances shaky amid higher debts (Adds central bank governor comment)

Sri Lanka central bank seen standing pat but rate cut not ruled out: Reuters poll

04 Apr 2019

COLOMBO Sri Lanka's central bank is expected to leave its key interest rates steady on Monday, a Reuters poll showed, but analysts aren't ruling out an easing as the rupee steadies and policymakers aim to boost economic growth ahead of elections.

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